[resolved] Theme coming from wrong directory (3 posts)

  1. ClintonLee83
    Posted 4 years ago #

    I have just copied and installed a wordpress site into a different directory with a different domain.

    Everything is fine except the theme is still coming from the old directory, I can tell by right clicking on the theme background and the address is of the old website theme folder.

    The wp-content has been moved correctly, it's just the theme that is coming from the old directory. I think I need to edit the index.php according to http://codex.wordpress.org/Giving_WordPress_Its_Own_Directory
    but when I alter the index.php according to the tutorial, I get an error when refreshing my site.


    Any ideas?

    Thank you!
    - Clint

  2. esmi
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 4 years ago #

  3. ClintonLee83
    Posted 4 years ago #

    Both my domain name and URL's had changed. I had to go into my database through MySQL to change my URL in the wp_options table.

    Site works now.


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